DIY audio deepfakes. Tinder's new choose-your-own-adventure streaming series. The new app that tells you if the people texting you are being flirtatious, or if you're strictly friendzone. Plus more.
IN THIS EPISODE:
💥 JJ Abrams enters the Spider-verse, with a little help from his son (at 48 seconds)
😍 Flirt-worthy, or strictly friendzone? A new app scans your text conversations to find out (at 2 min, 52 sec)
🙅🏻♂️ A new app allows you to create audio deepfakes of yourself—so what could go wrong? (at 4:51)
☕️ Is it Pumpkin Spice—or poison? And did a 23-year-old woman just find out the hard way? (at 5:58)
💏 Swipe left or right? Tinder's new choose-your-own-adventure-style streaming series (at 8:02)
🥤 Shake a Coke and a Smile: New Coke cans trigger cool new augmented reality experiences (at 9:18)
🎧 Thanks to Google algorithm updates, podcasts are the new webpage (at 13:03)
📰 What those Google algorithm changes mean to news aggregators may be bad news
🛒 Which generation has the most ethical shoppers? Spoiler alert: It's not the Boomers
🎅🏼 It's still summer, so of course these two brands are already running Christmas ads
Approx 17 min, 34 sec.
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